Man who died at Phish concert did not hit railing

SAN FRANCISCO – San Francisco law enforcement say a concert-goer who fell to his demise from the upper degree of a basketball arena is thought to have “leapt from an elevated region of the arena,” causing his demise.

“Immediately prior to the sufferer leapt, he did not show up to have any actual physical contact with any particular person or barrier/railing,” Officer Grace Gatpandan explained in a statement Tuesday.

The American jam band Phish, which has devoted supporters throughout the region, was executing at Chase Center Sunday when on-duty officers had been alerted soon in advance of 9 p.m. to a person who had evidently fallen and required professional medical enable, law enforcement stated. The 47-yr-previous person died.

Just about an hour later at 9:45 p.m., on-obligation officers were alerted to a different person who had fallen. He was taken to the medical center with non-lifetime threatening accidents, as was a man he fell on. Police have not provided any facts about what triggered that incident.

Chase Centre is household to the NBA’s Golden State Warriors.


A spokesperson for the venue and the Warriors explained to the San Francisco Chronicle that the arena was risk-free.

“Chase Center was crafted and is operated in accordance with all security specifications and specifications governing amenities of its form in the state of California and the town and county of San Francisco,” Kimberly Veale claimed.

The man who was wounded by the 2nd fall informed CBS affiliate KPIX that he had moved from his assigned seat in an upper tier to a flatter, much more shielded region because he “did not really feel protected dancing there.” Evan Reeves of Oakland, whose leg was wounded by the slide, acquired permission from an on-web-site medical professional to observe the relaxation of the present when ready for his wife to decide on him up and just take him to a medical center.

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